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Adware.Wnad

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:25 AM
Type:
Adware
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
osama.exe wnad.exe wnad.dat wnad-update.exe
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Adware.Wnad is an adware program that displays advertisements and tracks browser information such as Web sites visited.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects Adware.Wnad.
  • Unexpected advertisements appear in Internet Explorer browser windows.

Transmission


This security risk can be manually installed or installed as a component of another program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 14, 2005
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 28, 2010 revision 054
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 14, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date December 14, 2005
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